Itzel Hernandez

U.S. House of Representatives

Programs: Society, Culture & PoliticsRegions: Germany, United StatesCategory: Analysis

Itzel Hernandez has dedicated her career to public service through roles in community organizing, education, and government. She currently serves as a staff member in the U.S. House of Representatives. As a board member of the Congressional Hispanic Staff Association, she seeks to build a workforce that reflects the diversity of the American people. Itzel is a proud daughter of Mexican immigrants and is a first-generation graduate of the University of Utah. She is an alumna of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute and Trabajadoras Fellowships.

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Glendale & Memmingen

Reflections on Social Divisions & Questions of Identity in Germany and the United States In September 2022 and March 2023, the third cohort of the AGI Social Divisions and Questions …

Shifting Structures for Social Cohesion

How Local Organizations Create Inclusive Communities The AGI project on “Social Divisions and Questions of Identity in Germany and the United States” brought together a diverse group of participants to …